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What will happen to Minecraft’s Minecon?

A lot of questions about Microsoft’s Minecraft acquisition answered today. We know it’s still going to be on PC, mobile, and PlayStation devices, despite Microsoft owning the developer and game. Markus “Notch” Persson has said he’s out, now that Microsoft is taking everything over. Plus, the price tag was revealed to be a whopping $2.5 more »

Microsoft makes biggest Minecraft purchase ever

Microsoft is spending the most money anyone has ever spent on a Minecraft after a formal announcement was made that a $2.5 billion deal for Microsoft to buy Mojang has been finalized. Reports circulated last week that Microsoft was in serious talks with Mojang for a mega-deal. More reports surfaced over the weekend stating that more »

Pokemon Centers getting Groudon and Kyogre New 3DS models

Those New 3DS systems are starting to get pretty hard to resist. Especially since the first “really” limited edition models have been released. Japanese Pokemon Center stores are now taking orders for Groudon and Kyogre New 3DS consoles. The Groudon and Kyogre New 3DS models are actually only special because of their cover plates, which more »

Your 3DS can’t handle that Super Smash Bros.

You know those new 3DS XL models? Well, Super Smash Bros. might just give you a reason to buy one. Unintentionally, of course. Word on the street is, a few 3DS and 3DS XL models just can’t handle the pressure. And yes, that title was just a tad clickbait-y. See, in my head I was more »

Harvest Moon: The Lost Valley Interview: A new take on Harvest Moon

An exciting event is upon us. Farming worlds are about to collide. While the next Bokujou Monogatari installment, typically called Harvest Moon, is being turned into XSEED’s Story of Seasons, Natsume are setting forth with their first, original, installment that was developed in-house, Harvest Moon: The Lost Valley. I played both games at E3 2014 more »

Boss Monster video game coming to Steam

It’s no surprise Brotherwise Games received plenty of funding for it’s second big Kickstarter project. After all, the fundraiser for the of Boss Monster earned well over its proposed goal. This time, Brotherwise asked fans for cash to fund a video game adaptation, originally planned for the iOS and Android mobile platforms. Thanks to a more »

Rayquaza and a Pokemon Alpha Sapphire/Omega Ruby demo are coming

A gigantic, vengeful dragon appears! It’s Rayquaza! He’s back, everybody. Batten down the hatches and make sure you have like 20-30 Ultra Balls, because it’s going to get ugly. He’s definitely in Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby, and we can’t know that and then not challenge him. Or is it her? It, we’ll go more »

Super Smash Bros demo date and more revealed on Nintendo Treehouse stream

Nintendo’s giant game stream featuring the team over at Treehouse is underway, and you can watch it live right on Nintendo’s own Twitch channel. In addition to getting a fun peek into the somewhat elusive Treehouse office, you’ll also see brand new game footage from the liked of Captain Toad, Ultimate NES Remix, Super Smash more »

Here’s Your September 12, 2014 Indie Game Bundle Update

There’s a big indie game bundle update for you today! Ready? Okay, there are 28 bundles available. Isn’t that massive and awesome? There is such a great selection this week, and anyone who loves games can benefit. If you can only purchase one, though, then grab the Humble Indie Bundle 12! GamerTell’s Best Indie Game more »

Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate Review: Swing and a miss

Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate Price: $59.99 ($49.99) System(s): PS4 (PS3, Vita) Release Date: September 2, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Tecmo Koei (Omega Force) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Mild Language, Suggestive Themes and Violence 2014 has been a big year for Omega Force. February saw the PS4 debut of Dynasty Warriors, with a port of the very more »

Nintendo eShop Update for September 11, 2014

The update is upon us! This week is good for anyone with a , but slightly less exciting for owners. (Especially since they’re probably jealous of the Japanese gamers who get the Super Smash Bro. demo and full game in their eShop this week. To be honest, only Wii U owners should even consider visiting more »

PSP PlayStation Store shutting down in most regions

If you live in North America, you better go and give your PSP a hug tonight. You are the chosen ones, because it seems like every other region is having its PSP PlayStation Store shut down. The storefront is closing. It’s not surprising, seeing as how the PSP when 2014 began, ended in Japan when more »